We had a wonderful stay in Wellesley, MA with our friends, the Bedi’s.  Walden Pond is in Concord, right around the corner from their house!  On a beautiful clear fall day, we had a nice little hike around the pond.

Henry David Thoreau lived at Walden Pond by himself for 2 years, starting in the summer of 1845.  He built himself a 150 sq. ft. cabin, just large enough for a bed, a desk and a hearth.  It was here that he penned “Walden, Life in the Woods” part memoir and part spiritual quest.  Although it wasn’t an immediate